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Chemical Meningitis, Leptomeningeal Carcinomatosis, Neurosyphilis, Lyme Disease

by Carlo Raj, MD
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    The lecture Chemical Meningitis, Leptomeningeal Carcinomatosis, Neurosyphilis, Lyme Disease by Carlo Raj, MD is from the course CNS Infection—Clinical Neurology. It contains the following chapters:

    • Chemical Meningitis
    • Leptomeningeal Carcinomatosis
    • Neurosyphilis
    • Lyme Disease

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    1. CSF shunt
    2. Myelography induced
    3. Drug induced
    4. Rupture of intracranial dermoid
    5. Craniopharyngioma
    1. Ependymoma
    2. Breast cancer
    3. Small cell cancer
    4. Melanoma
    5. PNET tumor
    1. The absence of direct or consensual light reflex, but pupils constrict with accommodation.
    2. The presence of direct or consensual light reflex, but pupils constrict with accommodation.
    3. The absence of direct or consensual light reflex, but pupils dilate with accommodation.
    4. The presence of direct or consensual light reflex, but pupils dilate with accommodation
    5. The absence of direct but presence of consensual light reflex, but pupils constrict with accommodation.
    1. Cranial nerves 9 and 10 are frequently affected.
    2. Patients can present with Argyle-Robertson pupil.
    3. Patients can present with only dementia.
    4. Patients can present in the primary, secondary or tertiary stages of syphilis.
    1. FTA -Abs
    2. CSF pleocytosis of elevated protein
    3. RPR
    4. VDRL
    5. History and examination findings
    1. Argyle-Robertson Pupil
    2. Aspectic meningitis
    3. Facial nerve palsies
    4. Polyneuropathies
    5. Mild encephalopathies
    1. Intrathecal contrast
    2. Drugs that are given for the treatment for toxoplasma
    3. Toxoplasma gondii parasite causing meningitis
    4. Fungal meningitis due to the immunocompromised status of the patient
    5. Intracranial tumor causing meningitis

    Author of lecture Chemical Meningitis, Leptomeningeal Carcinomatosis, Neurosyphilis, Lyme Disease

     Carlo Raj, MD

    Carlo Raj, MD


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